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What does TSD stand for?

TSD stands for Temperature-Dependent Sex Determination

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A variety of reptiles, including all sea turtles, have temperature-dependent sex determination (TSD), where incubation temperature determines gender.
The consequences of endocrine disruption include reduced fertility in mammals, abnormal sexual behavior, deformities and lowered survival of hatchling birds (2), alteration of population sex ratios in reptiles with temperature-dependent sex determination (3), and feminization/masculinization in fish, both in the adult (4) or during sexual differentiation (5).